Day 4: Understanding the Components That Make Up A Computer. (50 Min)

Purpose: Students will have a greater understanding of the components or hardware that makes up a computer.

Step #1: Sales Ads - Discovering The Primary Computer Components
Have students review the sales ads with their partner. They should highlight the computer terms that recur numerous times though out the ads. 

  1. Review in Groups.
  2. Review in Class. 

Step #2: Define
With a partner, 1. Go online and define the purpose of each of the primary parts discussed in class. Then share what you learned with your group, and eventually with the class. 

Step #3: Chronological Sequence
As the students define the primary parts, begin piecing together the chronological sequence, from turning the computer on...to turning the computer off, which part functions when and how.